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Old 08-02-2006, 05:10 PM
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Ford 5.0 question??

What year did Ford start using roller cams and forged internals on their 5.0 engines?

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Old 08-02-2006, 05:36 PM
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I do not know about forged parts but I know for sure 85 HO's were roller motors.
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'86 Non-HO's got rollers.
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fords are 86 gm 87
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fords are 86 gm 87
I thought gm switched to rollers in 86 also, or was that just the 2-piece main seals????
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Old 08-03-2006, 06:41 AM
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just the two piece seal. 87 only f bodys had rollers,i forgot to mention.
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H.O.'s had forged pistons and cast crank and rods. Non-H.O.'s were all cast.
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H.O.'s had forged pistons and cast crank and rods. Non-H.O.'s were all cast.

Except for 93 HOs got hypereutectic pistons.

All 302s and 5.0s have the same rods, across the board from 68 to the end.
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